NOPD investigates homicide, lockdown at nearby schools lifted

NOPD investigates homicide, lockdown at nearby schools lifted

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The NOPD is investigating a shooting in the 5000 block of Louisa Street.

It happened around 1:49 p.m. Officers say at least one person is dead.

KIPP McDonogh 15 Middle School and Mary D. Coghill Charter School were placed on lockdown as a precaution, according to police. The lockdown was lifted about an hour later.

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